Politics

The House Speaker said the president is welcome to appear or answer questions in writing, if he chooses.
Jennifer Williams said the call included what she viewed as specific references to Trump’s “personal political agenda.”
Williams testified in the impeachment probe that Trump's July phone call with the Ukrainian president was "unusual and inappropriate."
The House speaker suggested former President Richard Nixon at least "cared about the country enough" to resign.
The president wasn't happy with the way Wallace grilled one of his loudest cheerleaders in Congress about impeachment.
Craig Silverman said he was bashing Trump and his conservative colleagues' coverage of the impeachment hearings when he was told: "You’re done.”
The whistleblower "exposed things that didn’t need to be exposed," he said.
In a new HuffPost/YouGov survey, 45% of the public says President Trump should be impeached and removed.
White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said the president received "routine checkups as part of his annual exam."
Rep. Mike Turner said the president's tweet, sent as the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine testified before Congress, was "certainly not witness intimidation."
North Korea said the former vice president should “be beaten to death with a stick” for calling Kim a "murderous dictator."
Sen. Chris Murphy described Trump's tweet bashing State Department official Marie Yovanovitch as "really serious" and "chilling."
The potential 2020 candidate told a Black megachurch that the legacy of the practice, which largely affected Blacks and Latinos, “still bothers me.”
"There’s nothing pro-military about overruling our military justice system," said the Democratic presidential candidate.
Washington denied the move amounted to another concession to Pyongyang.
Tim Morrison, a former National Security Council aide, told impeachment investigators about revealing conversations with Ambassador Gordon Sondland.
Trump campaign power takes another hit in the South as Baton Rouge Republican businessman Eddie Rispone goes down in defeat.
The former Massachusetts governor said he’s “not crazy about super PAC money,” but thinks “we need to do some catch up."
The attorney general drew backlash after calling Democratic "resistance" against the president a dangerous "holy mission."